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Collection Explorer Defining Moments in Australian History Remembering 1914-1918. Objects, stories and emotions


Defining moments in Australian sport

As footy finals approach and our cricket team tours Sri Lanka, take a look at some of our quirkier moments in sport, or suggest one of your own. More quirky moments in sport

Eye-catching collection on show

Glass eyA collection of glass eyes made by ocularist Paul McClarin, Australia’s last glass eye maker, is new to our Journeys gallery. More on the glass eyes

Warakurna exhibition in Broken Hill

Warakurna exhibitionOur exhibition of contemporary artworks from the Western Desert community of Warakurna is on show in Broken Hill until 24 September. More on the Warakurna exhibition

Record entries for film competition

The Garden of Australian Dreams.More than 140 entries have been received for the AnthropoScene film competition, with six of the best to be shown at the Museum in October.  More on the film competition